Are you doing research on health related topics and looking for authoritative statistics about Wisconsin? The Wisconsin Digital Archives is your source for statistics related to the health of Wisconsin residents! State agencies collect data and produce reports on a wide variety of health related topics including child and elder abuse, alcoholism and drug use, death and infant mortality, oral health, lead poisoning, Lyme disease, cancer, HIV/AIDS, population growth and life expectancy, mental health, environmental health, asthma, arthritis, diabetes, breastfeeding, obesity, chronic disease, cardiovascular disease, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
The Wisconsin Digital Archives provides convenient access to health statistics with a quick link on the homepage. If you want to do a more advanced search in the Wisconsin Digital Archives, there is a guide available to help users search for ‘Statistics’ as a format and then narrow the results down by state agency, topic and date.
If you cannot find the statistics you’re looking for, feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Post written by: Abby Swanton, Resources for Libraries and Lifelong Learning